EvansvilleRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Evansville jobs

MRI TECH REG - Full Time

Company: Southern Illinois Healthcare
Location: Herrin
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

The Magnetic Resonance Technologist performs a wide range of diagnostic procedures utilizing a magnetic resonance scanner, which are complex and elaborate to assist the physician in the diagnosis of injury and/or disease.Responsibilities Safety - - Manages processes effectively in regard to employee/patient safety. - - - Record Keeping - - Maintains all required records, reports, statistics, logs, files and other documents as required. - - - Process Improvement - - Promotes a culture of process improvement by participating in unit/department based programs that supports the system's process improvement goals. - - Actively participates on system-wide or hospital-based teams as needed. - - - Role Specific Responsibilities - - Prepares and explains exams to patients - - Maintains an expertise in anatomy, physiology and pathology relative to imaging in order to optimize the procedure and ensure patient care/safety. - - Performs imaging procedures based on assessment of the status of the patient, request of the service, and imaging protocols. Monitored by periodic Image Evaluations and Supervision. - - Performs all exams that pertain to specialty area - - Ensures MRI Safety precautions to patients, families, co-workers and any other individuals that may encounter MRI zone 3 and 4. - - Maintains current knowledge of procedures in specialty areas in order to perform assigned duties - - Assesses patient's needs and provides imaging related to comfort, hygiene and range of motion and provides support accordingly. - - Prepares contrast agents, which are utilized for the MRI procedure according to procedural guidelines and protocols. - - Educates patients regarding MRI procedures and contrast media by explaining the procedure and answering questions accordingly. - - Promotes the team approach to providing positive imaging services by appropriately interacting with the technical, support, nursing, and medical staff. - - Process exams and make available on PACS - - Participates in the education/oversight of orientees, ancillary staff and students in collaboration with manager and/or designated education coordinator. - - Displays imaging techniques, patient care and guest relation behaviors in accordance with the ARRT Code of Ethics, SIH Policies and Procedures, Radiology Department Policies and Procedures, State and Federal Regulations, and The Joint Commission guidelines. - - Reports equipment failures to Biomed and management immediately upon identification and notifies proper individuals that service is needed. - - Completes all in-services and competencies by the required date and applies knowledge gained. - - Completes all necessary QA in accordance with the American College of Radiology. - - Possesses basic computer knowledge in order to document effectively - - Takes call as scheduled - - - Qualifications Education - - Associate degree in Radiology - Licenses and Certification - - BLS - - ARRT RT(R)(MR) - Must be MRI certified within 1 year of hire Experience and Skills - - Technical Experience: - 1 year preferred - - COVID Vaccinations -#PIQImagePandoLogic. Keywords: MRI Technician, Location: Herrin, IL - 62948

Keywords: Southern Illinois Healthcare, Evansville , MRI TECH REG - Full Time, Other , Herrin, Indiana

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Indiana jobs by following @recnetIN on Twitter!

Evansville RSS job feeds